El Pollo Loco Chicken (Copycat Recipe)

El Pollo Loco Chicken (Copycat Recipe) created by Fairy Nuff

One thing (there are many) that I miss in California...was the El Pollo Loco Chicken places!! I found this recipe on a copy cat site! I serve this with warm tortillas and salsa!!

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  • For marinade, mix all ingredients, except chicken, together.
  • Add chicken and marinate for 4-24 hours.
  • Remove chicken from marinade; discard marinade.
  • Cook chicken on a hot grill for about 10 minutes on each side.
  • Serve with tortillas and salsa.
  • Time does not include marinating.
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"One thing (there are many) that I miss in California...was the El Pollo Loco Chicken places!! I found this recipe on a copy cat site! I serve this with warm tortillas and salsa!!"

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  1. ColoradoCooking
    We really like this recipe. Made it serval time. I add sliced fresh jalapenos on the skewers in-between the chicken. Yum!
    • Review photo by ColoradoCooking
  2. M2nov35
    are you sure, it tastes like, the Real thing?
  3. M2nov35
    or, You can use a 1/2 chicken, or cut up chicken. ie thighs, and legs. for this recipe.
  4. claudia2891
    No stars for this recipe. It was very bad, and the best description for this is that it tasted like chicken marinated in ketchup. Definitely not Pollo Loco, not nothing.
  5. lyss8
    Info from someone who works at EPL, one of their "secret" ingredients is pineapple juice. Hope this helps.
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